Sacrificed! In the Name of Science

  1. Meet the daredevil Army surgeon who jumped out of a plane at 40,200 feet to prove the importance of oxygen masks during high altitude flights.

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  2. John Hunter sacrificed his own penis to figure out whether syphilis and gonorrhea were the same disease. But this 18th century researcher pulled a real boner, leading to one of the biggest misconceptions in STD history.

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Sacrificed! In the Name of Science

Michelle Nash

Sacrificed! is a Fusion original web series in which we share the stories of scientists so passionate about their research, they use themselves as human guinea pigs, subjecting their bodies to dangerous conditions and diseases in a valiant (though sometimes…


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Sacrificed! is a Fusion original web series in which we share the stories of scientists so passionate about their research, they use themselves as human guinea pigs, subjecting their bodies to dangerous conditions and diseases in a valiant (though sometimes misguided) search for the truth.

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